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PR Account Manager

Are you an experienced, strategic, motivated and enthusiastic PR Account Manager who is passionate about producing world class work for a diverse range of clients? 

Bastion Effect is looking for an Account Manager to join our Sydney office. Joining a strong team within a fast paced, dynamic and collaborative agency environment in Surry Hills, you will report to Account Directors and work closely with the wider team across Bastion Effect’s Melbourne and Sydney offices and on broader, integrated Bastion Collective projects.  


PR Account Manager

Minimum 3 years PR agency experience


You own the implementation of client campaigns, setting and managing deadlines and delivering best-practice work that drives client satisfaction. You delegate effectively to junior team members, manage up to assist seniors and are each client’s go-to on activity.


Is all about results and coming up with creative ways to exceed client expectations. You build a great rapport with all of your clients, are supremely organised and are a talented and accurate writer.

This is a key role in our Sydney team, where we work on global consumer, lifestyle and B2B brands. It’s an opportunity to deliver fantastic work, develop your career and interpersonal skills and work in a collaborative workplace.


An environment based on nurturing and growth. If you want to make a difference to an organisation, we’re here to encourage and help you. Part of the Bastion Collective, we offer a range of unique benefits, including the ability to apply for our bespoke Bastion Degree course where you’ll learn to become the best and most impactful, high performance version of yourself. Throughout your day to day responsibilities you will also have access to learn from experienced and talented experts across the PR and broader marketing sphere, working on a diverse range of clients including some of the biggest brand names in the world.


  • Is a confident client go-to; demonstrating a strong commitment to and understanding of their business, while leading the implementation team to drive fantastic results.
  • Is a creative thinker and problem solver who strives to get under the hood of a business / marketing problem to deliver outstanding communications programs that help solve them.
  • Has a strong understanding of the Australian media landscape and is able to think strategically to generate coverage opportunities and outcomes, delivering every single time and being able to change plans when results aren’t coming.
  • Has a good understanding of the social and digital space and has worked in or alongside teams to deliver integrated work.
  • Builds the trust of junior staff using a coaching approach to effectively deliver programs of work and achieve promised results. 
  • Values workplace culture and can work in a collaborative, busy, open plan office alongside skilled professionals across the complimentary Bastion Collective businesses. 

If this sounds exactly like you and you’re ready for a new challenge in life, you should send your recent CV and an overview telling us why you think you’d be amazing to

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